Analyst Ratings for YPF S.A. ADR (YPF)

Updated: 2017-07-27

Shares of YPF S.A. ADR (NYSE:YPF) have received a consensus rating of Buy from Wall Street analysts. About 30 days ago, YPF was issued an average rating of Buy.

Of the 14 analysts covering the stock, 11 gave it a buy rating, 1 issued an overweight rating, 2 gave a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Over the past 90 days, the number of analysts that are bullish on the stock has increased by 0. Over the same time period, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a negative outlook on the stock.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for YPF. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 33, which equates to a potential upside of 65.21 percent. The lowest price target was 22, implying a possible loss of 10.14 percent. One must be careful with overanalyzing price targets and ratings due to possible conflicts of interest among the analysts releasing them.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 62.5 percent on average, compared to last month. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is 185 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 27.62 percent. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 17.88 percent.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. 2 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. Over the same time period, 3 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

In the trailing 52-weeks, YPF hit 26.48 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 15.00. Currently the stock is 33.17 percent higher than its low, and 24.57 percent lower than its 52-week high. YPF has a price/earnings ratio of 0. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The YPF value stock report compares YPF to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of YPF is $7.91 billion. YPF is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.